Coastal Summer School 2020 “Estuaries as transitional bodies between land and sea” – DL 1st Mar 20

Coastal Summer School 2020 “Estuaries as transitional bodies between land and sea” 09.-19. August 2020 in Lauenburg, Germany River-Sea Systems, covering whole river basins and the coastal waters that they influence, are of major importance for food and energy production, transport, and societal wellbeing. Complex and dynamic, they are experiencing natural and anthropogenic pressures – […]

Free ESRI MOOC on “Spatial Data Science: The New Frontier in Analytics” – 26 Feb – 9 Apr 2020 – DL 12 Mar 20

Use location to find patterns and tackle complex problems. Spatial data science allows analysts to extract deeper insight from data using a comprehensive set of analytical methods and spatial algorithms, including machine learning and deep learning techniques. This course explores the application of spatial data science to uncover hidden patterns and improve predictive modeling. You’ll […]

PhD course: Transdisciplinary approaches to sustainable marine aquaculture, 10 February – 20 March 2020, Sweden – DL 10 Jan 20

As part of their participation in the Assemble+ project, the Swedish Mariculture Research Center (SWEMARC) has announced a PhD course titled Transdisciplinary approaches to sustainable marine aquaculture. The course begins with a one-week intensive portion held at Tjärnö Marine Laboratory (10-12 Feb) and Kristineberg Marine Research Station (12-14 Feb), followed by a four-week interactive online section. Application deadline: 10 Jan 2020 >> See […]

2020 IOCCG Summer Lecture Series – DL 23 Feb 20

Applications now open for 2020 IOCCG Summer Lecture Series Applications are  now open for the 2020 IOCCG Summer Lecture Series (SLS-2020).   The course  will take place from 22 June – 3 July 2020 at the Laboratoire d’Océanographie de Villefranche (LOV) in Villefranche-sur-Mer, which is part of the  IMEV (Institut de la Mer, de Villefranche), and hosts the Marine […]

CLIVAR-FIO Summer School on ‘Ocean Macroturbulence and Its Role in Earth’s Climate’

Download the poster here. The CLIVAR-FIO Summer School on ‘Ocean Macroturbulence and Its Role in Earth’s Climate’ will be organised in Qingdao, China, from July 6 to 11, 2020, back to back with the Training course on ‘Regional Application of Coupled Climate Models’ organised by the UNESCO/IOC Regional Training and Research Center on Ocean Dynamics and Climate (ODC) from July 13 to 22, 2020. Registration is now open […]

ZUKOnnect Fellowships for Scholars from Africa, Asia and Latin America – DL 28 Feb 20

The Zukunftskolleg has just launched a new call for *ZUKOnnect Fellowships for Scholars from Africa, Asia and Latin America*.   Up to 5 (post-)doctoral stipends are available for up to 3 months (with justification for up to 4 months) and are based at the Zukunftskolleg. The start date is between September 1st, 2020 and October […]

Copernicus MOOC (Massive Open Online Course)

The Copernicus MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) is a new online training aimed at enabling anyone to address this challenge. Participants will learn how Copernicus data and services can be used to address societal challenges and generate business opportunities. In particular, they will learn how Copernicus – and space data in general – can be used […]

ECORD Training course The Virtual Drillship Experience – 20-24 April, Bremen, Germany – DL 17 Jan 20

Taking advantage of the unique and integrated facilities offered by the IODP Bremen Core Repository (BCR) and the MARUM Laboratories this training course will introduce the participants to life as a shipboard scientist, introducing shipboard scientific methods and work flow during a simulated drilling cruise. The focus will be on the practical aspects applied on the drilling vessels of the IODP program: the JOIDES […]

4th International School in Marine Biology – 26 Jan to 1st Feb, 2020, Namibia – DL 15 Nov 19

The DANIEL JOUVANCE FOUNDATION ( will organize the 4th International School in Marine Biology at the Sam Nujoma Campus, University of Namibia, Henties Bay, Namibia from January 26th to February 1rst, 2020. This 4th International School in Marine Biology will be a collaboration between the Daniel Jouvance Foundation, the Sorbonne University Foundation and the University […]

EUROFLEETS+ Floating University – “Mapping the Ocean Floor: An Introduction to Practical Aspects of Hydrographic Surveying” – Feb 2020, Ireland – DL 22 Nov 19

EUROFLEETS+ Floating University – “Mapping the Ocean Floor: An Introduction to Practical Aspects of Hydrographic Surveying” RV Celtic Voyager, Cork, Ireland, February 19th to February 25th, 2020 The EurofleetsPlus “Floating University” Eurofleets+ is a unique consortium of research vessels, equipment and scientists supported by 42 marine institutes, universities, foundations and SMEs from 24 countries around the North Atlantic […]

International workshop MARINE SPATIAL PLANNING in Maldives – DL Nov 2019

We would like to advise that the latest positions are available for our international training workshop ?Marine Spatial Planning: an experience in the Maldives? organized by the Planning Climate Change Lab of the University of Venice, Italy?( in collaboration with the University of Milano-Bicocca, Italy ( and with the participation of Tundy Spring Agardy!! The […]

Free Best Practice Guide for Multiple-Drivers Marine Research, and free online learning tool ‘Multiple Drivers simulator’

Through SCOR Working Group 149 led by Philip Boyd (University of Tasmania), we have developed a free tool box for Multiple Drivers’ Marine Research. It includes a Best Practices Guide, an online and an online simulate experimental designs for ‘Multiple Stressors’ research, named MEDDLE. Here a summary (based on a review by Bronwyn Wake, Nature […]

EuroMarine Foresight workshop on Seaweed Aquaculture – 12-13 Dec 19, Germany

Seaweed Aquaculture: A promising tool for the restoration and sustainable development of coastal environments or an expensive end-of-pipe technology? (RECOVER) Kiel, Germany 12-13 December 2019 [A foresight workshop funded by EuroMarine after its 2018 call for proposals] Interested Participants: There are currently limited spaces available for interested EuroMarine members to participate in the upcoming foresight workshop: RECOVER. These spots will be filled on a […]

Ocean science communication March and June 2020

Hello, everyone! I’m excited to announce that I will be teaching a weeklong course on communicating ocean science and conservation topics to non-expert audience through Field School, a for-profit scientific research and environmental education company with a non-profit arm. There are currently two offerings available- March 20-25 and June 2-7. Participants will live on board the R/V Garvin in […]

Copernicus Marine Service Training Workshop dedicated to the Baltic Sea region

Mercator Ocean International, Noveltis and the Swedish Institute for the Marine Environment organize on November 5-6 2019 in Gothenburg , Sweden, a Regional Copernicus Marine Service Training Workshop dedicated to the Baltic Sea region.    Here is below a preliminary agenda with topics that could be covered during pratical sessions. Draft Agenda Do not wait, register now! The training is free. The number […]